"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious." - Albert Einstein
Posted 21 May 2013 - 12:59 PM
A plant first used over 30,000 years ago could prove vital in the fight against resistant infections.
The Scotsman said:
Flax absorbs some light-sensitive dyes with a greater capacity than the most commonly used material, cotton. After stimulation with red light, the dyes produce reactive oxygen species (ROS) that kill bacteria.